Diary of Harold William Grimwade, 1918-1919

Accession Number AWM2018.19.72
Collection number PR00778
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary
Physical description 206 Image/s captured
Maker Grimwade, Harold William
Place made France, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1918-1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Digital format and content protected by copyright.

Diary relating to the First World War service of Brigadier General Harold William Grimwade, 3rd Division Artillery. This diary written between 1 January 1918 and 1 January 1919 cover: his leave in January; his return to the front; the sports he plays; the attacks on Dernancourt; unit movements; the death of Manfred von Richthofen (the Red Baron); the officers he communicates with; the battle of Amiens; his activities while on leave and his movements after the armistice was signed.